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Wed
22
Nov

Monic Triplett speaks to Kiwanis Club

Keith Gates introduced guest speaker Monic Triplett from the Winn Parish Library to the Kiwanis club, Monday, October 30th. Triplett introduced herself as having been born in Winnfield but not raised all the way here because she was a military brat. She has returned here to live and is very happy being back and working at the library. She showed a picture of the new library logo which was voted on at the Winn Parish Fair.

 

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Wed
22
Nov

Lance Rabalais Speaks to Kiwanis Club

Mickey Hoffpauir introduced his guest speaker Lance Rabalais to the club Monday, November 13th. Rabalais needed no introduction as he is a Past President of the Winnfield Kiwanis club and an active member until he moved.

Rabalais is a Farm Bureau agent and he spoke to the club about the high automobile insurance rates in Louisiana and also about the Louisiana Citizens Plan Assessment.

Louisiana auto insurance rates are the 7th highest in the nation and have been a frequent contender for the top spot. The cause of high auto insurance rates is policy decisions made by the Louisiana lawmakers (the Legislature).

 

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Wed
15
Nov

American Legion Auxiliary Jr. Members Serve At Veterans’ Day Program

Shown above with Sheriff Cranford Jordan are members of the local Jr. American Legion Auxiliary who helped serve lunch to veterans on Friday, November 10.

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Wed
15
Nov

In recognition of Alpha Delta Kappa

In recognition of Alpha Delta Kappa, national honorary teacher’s sorority, members of the local chapter provided refreshments to all schools in Winn Parish. 

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Wed
08
Nov

Winnfield Kiwanis Club Installation Banquet Held October 16

The Winnfield Kiwanis club held its annual Installation Banquet, Monday, Oct. 16th at the First Presbyterian Church. Outgoing President Rita James called the meeting to order. After the pledge, invocation, defining statement, and prayer James welcomed everyone and introduced guests. The group then enjoyed a delicious meal catered by Linda Peavy. After the meal, President James presented special recognitions and awards.

The Legion of Honor Honorees were Dr. Jerry Williams with 55 years of service, Dr. Bill Gaddis with 40 years of service, Jimmy Dale Zimmerman with 25 years of service and Margaret Coon with 21 years of service with Terrific Kids.

Wed
08
Nov

4-H Recipes

Bailor Brown earned the Participation Award in the Winn Parish Fair 4-H Cookery Contest Beef Division: Main Dish. She treated the judges to a Hobo Dinner that can be prepared ahead of time for cooking at home, or over a campfire.

 

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Wed
01
Nov

Recipes from the Winn Parish Fair 4H Cookery Contest

The judges of the 2017 Winn Parish Fair 4-H Cookery Contests were treated to a variety of dishes, made by local students, and were quite impressed with the culinary skills of the young participants.

Lillian Rainwater from Calvin High School prepared the following dish. Her Cajun Shrimp and Grits earned a blue ribbon in the Louisiana Seafood Competition.

 

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Wed
01
Nov

LSMA Students Have Opportunity to Stay Active with Life in Motion Program

Jonathan Rivera has taken his love of physical activity that began when he was a little boy watching his grandmother rise each day at 5 a.m. to work out and introduced Life in Motion to students and members of the faculty and staff at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts.

“My vision is to jumpstart a health promotion program that will increase the value and importance of physical activity on academic success for the student body prior to transitioning to college and beyond,” said Rivera, a residence life intern at LSMSA and a graduate assistant in fitness and wellness at Northwestern State University. “This extends beyond that holistically to other dimensions of wellness.

Wed
25
Oct

WGHA Officers Meeting Held

Thursday, October 5, 2017, officers of Winn Genealogy and Historical Association met at El Patio. Great food was ordered, and Delores McFarland asked the blessing. On the agenda was a discussion of finding a new editor for our journal. Our editor, Rhoda Barbee, is resigning because of health reasons. We appreciate Rhoda and the work she did for WGHA. We wish her good health and hope to see her and her family at future WGHA meetings. Future fundraisers were discussed. We will table all those ideas until our January 20, 2018 meeting.

 

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Wed
25
Oct

Mr. and Mrs. Deano Thornton

Mr. and Mrs. Deano Thornton of Winnfield, Louisiana are pleased announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Mallorie Lizbeth Thornton to Michael Lance Gardner, son of Mr. Michael Gardner and the late Mrs. Stacey Gardner of Winnfield, Louisiana. The ceremony will be on December 2, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Winnfield.

 

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